The Hirshhorn Board of Trustees is Appointed

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The President appoints eight persons to be members of the Board of Trustees of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. The original members include H. H. Arnason, Miss Elizabeth Houghton, Taft B. Schreiber, Hal B. Wallis, Leigh B. Block, Theodore E. Cummings, George Heard Hamilton, and Daniel P. Moynihan.


  • Arnason, H. Harvard
  • Block, Leigh B
  • Cummings, Theodore E
  • Hamilton, George Heard
  • Houghton, Elizabeth
  • Moynihan, Daniel P (Daniel Patrick) 1927-
  • Schreiber, Taft
  • Wallis, Leigh B
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Fact sheet from the Office of Public Affairs regarding the opening of the Hirshhorn. Attached chronology= "SI-217-74".

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


July 2, 1971


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